Ultimate Guide to Goal Writing


Are you an evaluating therapist needing more resources and guidance in writing goals? This digital e-book guide will help you understand why goal writing matters, what are the common mistakes made, along with teaching you the different frameworks of goal writing and TONS of examples!


This is a digital file. You will receive a copy of the resource in your email inbox immediately following purchase. You can also find the file in your account on The OT Toolbox.

Product Description:

The Ultimate Guide to Goal Writing includes 48 pages in an e-book format. Included topics are:

  1. Why Goal Writing Matters
  2. Common Mistakes made in Goal Writing
  3. Goal Writing Frameworks
  4. Sample Goal Structure
  5. Goal Writing Examples
  6. How to Write a Short Term Goal
  7. References

Imagine meeting with a mentor about all things goal-writing. This e-book is like having an expert therapist in your back pocket.

This e-book describes common questions that therapy providers have like:

How to make sure goals are not too complex or too simple.

How to make sure therapy goals are effective for meeting the needs of the student.

How to measure success with therapy goals.

Setting the appropriate level of assistance with goals.

Defining the appropriate context for goals so that treatment interventions are a no-brainer.


Goal-Writing Templates

Get a better understanding of frameworks such as:

  1. SMART goals
  2. The RUMBA framework
  3. The COAST framework

Goal-Writing Examples

Having examples of therapy goals as a template and framework for writing goals is essential for learning. You’ll find goal examples for commonly address functional skills such as:

  • Pre-Writing
  • Writing
  • Drawing
  • Coloring
  • Cutting
  • Dressing
  • Grooming
  • Toileting
  • Self-Feeding
  • Motor Planning
  • Grasp and Release
  • Postural Control
  • Executive Functioning/Organization
  • Assistive Technology
  • Keyboarding

Use the goal writing structure to create meaningful and motivating goals for every daily task.

Long Term Goals to Short Term Goals

Use the long term goals to create short term goals that drive skill achievement.

This resource is a fast-track lesson on writing goals, perfect for the new therapy provider, therapists transitioning into the schools, or anyone needing a refresher on writing goals.

This resource is a Total Report product, written by Krupa Panchmatiya Kuruvilla MA, OTR/L


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